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Photo of the Week: Sailing Obsession in Annapolis

Photo of the Week: Sailing Obsession in Annapolis

Annapolis is America’s Sailing Capital, and boy do they ever take sailing seriously there! Situated on Chesapeake Bay, it’s the perfect place to sail (or watch the boats).  Even their bank building looks like a sailboat!
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Things to do in: Annapolis

Things to do in: Annapolis

Looking to go off the beaten path in Annapolis? George and Judy at Annapolis Urban Adventures gave us the low-down on five of the best spots to visit in this historic harbour city. 5. Soap Suds Alley Soap Suds Alley got its quirky name many years ago because women, once finished doing...
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7 unofficial rules you need to know about Washington, DC

7 unofficial rules you need to know about Washington, DC

Every city has a set of unspoken rules you need to follow. These aren’t laws and they may not even have anything to do with etiquette — but they have everything to do with fitting in like a local. Here are the seven things you need to know if you...
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The complete guide to: Washington, DC travel

The complete guide to: Washington, DC travel

Washington, DC is a city that has something for every age and interest level. The museums here alone could have you coming back for months and still not have time to see everything. No matter the season, DC is jam-packed with events and attractions, from festivals to monuments to sports...
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Have baby, will (still) travel

Have baby, will (still) travel

Having a baby doesn’t mean you have to give up your adventures in travel. Here’s how to bring the kiddies along for the ride. I didn’t attend last year’s annual Urban Adventures conference because my due date was two days after it. Of course I considered going — how could I...
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Hungry for hygge: A bite of Copenhagen culture and cuisine

Hungry for hygge: A bite of Copenhagen culture and cuisine

There’s a lot to like — a lot to love, really — about Copenhagen. It’s historic, it’s modern, it’s clean (but not sterile), it’s green, it’s easy to navigate, the food is outstanding, and the endless highway of bikes gliding their way through the city is utterly fascinating (especially to...
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Holiday celebrations around the world

Holiday celebrations around the world

‘Tis the season to celebrate! It’s that time of year when we start thinking about Christmas, New Year’s, Hannukah, King’s Day, the solstice, and how we’re going to fit into our pants after all those holiday dinners. But because we realise that all around this great big world of ours no two celebrations...
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Must-try local foods around the world

Must-try local foods around the world

If there’s one thing travel has taught us, it’s that you should never, ever, ever be hungry in a new city. Stuffed, full, waddling down the street — yes these are all perfectly acceptable. But if you’re hungry, you haven’t been doing enough exploring, in our opinion. And every destination...
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